The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Coverity products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Coverity over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Coverity.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Coverity
Rank 614 592 571
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -21
Contract jobs citing Coverity 9 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.002% 0.010%
As % of the Vendors category 0.041% 0.004% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 5
Average daily rate £415 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 - £275
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21707 23357 22653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 42.83% 45.66% 45.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 12936 13541 12394
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 836 985 983
Average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £17.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% +1.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Coverity
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Coverity within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Coverity Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Coverity
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Coverity within the UK.

Coverity Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Coverity
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Coverity within the UK over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Coverity Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Coverity
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Coverity within the UK.

Coverity Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Coverity
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Coverity within the UK over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wales - 5 £400 -
London - 4 £975 - 2
England - 4 £975 - 5
South Wales - 3 £400 -
Gwent - 2 £400 -
City of London - 2 £938 -
Newport - 1 £415 -

Coverity
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Coverity also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Coverity.

1 9 (69.23%) C#
1 9 (69.23%) OO
1 9 (69.23%) Software Engineering
2 7 (53.85%) StarTeam
2 7 (53.85%) Requirements Management
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) UML
2 7 (53.85%) OOA/OOD
2 7 (53.85%) Visual Studio
2 7 (53.85%) C++
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) C
2 7 (53.85%) Eclipse
2 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) Rational DOORS
3 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
3 6 (46.15%) Subversion
4 5 (38.46%) VoIP
4 5 (38.46%) SNMP
4 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 4 (30.77%) Validation
5 4 (30.77%) MS Project
5 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) JIRA
5 4 (30.77%) MS Project Server
5 4 (30.77%) Atlassian
5 4 (30.77%) Confluence

Coverity
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Coverity also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Coverity. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) Confluence
1 4 (30.77%) MS Project Server
2 2 (15.38%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) SNMP
1 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
1 5 (38.46%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Eclipse
1 7 (53.85%) Rational DOORS
1 7 (53.85%) StarTeam
1 7 (53.85%) Visual Studio
2 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 6 (46.15%) Subversion
3 4 (30.77%) Artifactory
3 4 (30.77%) Bitbucket
3 4 (30.77%) JIRA
3 4 (30.77%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (30.77%) TeamCity
4 2 (15.38%) CruiseControl
4 2 (15.38%) FxCop
4 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
4 2 (15.38%) ReSharper
4 2 (15.38%) StyleCop
4 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Software Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) C Software Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) C# Software Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Head of Development
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (15.38%) C++ Developer
5 2 (15.38%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (15.38%) C++/C# Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior C++ Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Software Development Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Test Development Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
1 2 (15.38%) Ajax
1 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) CSS3
1 2 (15.38%) D3.js
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) HTML5
1 2 (15.38%) jQuery
1 2 (15.38%) REST
1 2 (15.38%) SOAP
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
1 2 (15.38%) XHTML
1 2 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) OO
1 9 (69.23%) Software Engineering
2 7 (53.85%) OOA/OOD
2 7 (53.85%) Requirements Management
2 7 (53.85%) UML
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) SDLC
3 4 (30.77%) Validation
4 3 (23.08%) Financial Modelling
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) B2B
5 2 (15.38%) BDD
5 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 2 (15.38%) Content Management
5 2 (15.38%) Dependency Management
5 2 (15.38%) DevOps
5 2 (15.38%) Digital Content Management
5 2 (15.38%) MVC
5 2 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) C
2 7 (53.85%) C++
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
1 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Atlassian
1 4 (30.77%) Black Duck
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft